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[Image: Excerpt from the Domesday Book]
[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]

Abba


Author: SDB
Editorial Status: unknown

Discussion of the name

A provisional attempt has been made to identify the people recorded in Domesday Book who bore this name; however, the material remains to be checked and edited, and profiles of these people remain to be written.

Bibliography

Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: Aba, Abba, Abo

Forms in modern scholarship:

  von Feilitzen head forms: To be supplied

  Phillimore edition: To be supplied

  Alecto edition: To be supplied

Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Holder 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Holder 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Holder 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Hertfordshire 1,10 Great Offley Abo Abba, the man of Earl Harold Harold, earl William, king Edward of Purton 0.25 0.17 0.08 - Map
Lincolnshire 68,43 Osgodby near West Rasen Abo Abba 'of Osgodby' - Siward the priest - 0.31 0.50 0.15 - Map
Norfolk 9,7 Appleton Aba Abba 'of Appleton' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Roger Bigod Abba 2.00 2.00 2.50 - Map
Norfolk 9,7 Appleton Aba Abba 'of Appleton' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Roger Bigod - 0.10 0.10 0.05 - Map
Total               2.66 2.77 2.78  

Subtenant in 1086

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Subtenant DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Subtenant ID conf. Show on map
Norfolk 1,61 Norwich Abba - - William, king Abba 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 9,7 Appleton Aba Abba 'of Appleton' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Roger Bigod Abba 2.00 2.00 2.50 - Map
Northamptonshire 23,19 Sibford Gower, Oxon. Abba Baldwin fitzHerluin - Hugh d'Ivry Abba 'of Sibford Gower' 11.00 4.50 4.50 - Map
Total               13.00 6.50 7.00  

People of this name

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